Enjoying Games from Past Times
Rathmullan and District Local History Society
Rathmullan District Resource Centre, Coastguard Station Road, Rathmullan, Co. Donegal
21 August, 3pm - 5pm
Sonia from Kilcoe Studios will talk about her botanical paintings for her annual calendar 'Irish hedgerows and farmland' which features images that are linked with biodiversity and native plants .
Sonia does botanical studies each year to explore a different plant type or habitat, she then researches the names and folklore associated with them and produces what she had painted and learnt in a calendar. The talk will also include her other area of interest which is the cultural use of our plants for food, medicine, and crafts . After the talk, for those that wish to, they can learn a things or two about the techniques of painting - materials will be provided .